(noun, adjective)


1. occurring or operating at the same time

Similar word(s): synchronal, synchronic, synchronous, coincident, coincidental, coinciding, cooccurring, simultaneous

Sentences with concurrent as an adjective:

- the concurrent jurisdiction of courts


1. One who, or that which, concurs; a joint or contributory cause.

2. One pursuing the same course, or seeking the same objects; hence, a rival; an opponent.

3. One of the supernumerary days of the year over fifty-two complete weeks; so called because they concur with the solar cycle, the course of which they follow.